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Now Peaking Episode 11: The Man Behind Glass - For Annual Subscribers

On Sunday, March 5, 1989 in Twin Peaks, WA: Ronette may be awake but Bob proved she’s not safe when he shoved a letter under her fingernail. Does Leland Palmer’s information about the Robertson in Pearl Lakes give the needed clue? Or can he even be believed when Jacoby fingers Leland in the murder of Jaques Renault? Jaques’ death has brought to town Jean, the third Renault brother, and he is out for revenge--and plans to use his new captive Audrey as the bait. Plus Donna meets Harold Smith, Nadine wakes up from her coma, and Albert reveals his true colors. So take the bait--get hooked on Now Peaking for all the details about The Man Behind Glass!

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Now Peaking Episode 10: Coma - For Annual Subscribers

On Saturday, March 4, 1989 in Twin Peaks: WA:  Ronette Pulaski is awake! This eye witness to Laura’s murder is now alert, and able to identify her killer! Somehow this is a man known by Leland Palmer, Laura's father. Perhaps it’s all related to Harold Smith, a mysterious man Donna tries to find when she takes over Laura’s Meals on Wheels program. With all this going on it’s no wonder nobody noticed Audrey is missing--still under cover at One Eyed Jacks. Trust us, “The owls are not what they seem” in this episode, so join Now Peaking for an in-depth analysis!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

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Now Peaking Episode 9: May the Giant Be With You - For Annual Subscribers

On Friday, March 3, 1989 in Twin Peaks: WA: The aftermath of the previous night’s violence puts several in the hospital, and others in the grave. A near-death Cooper communes with a giant who asks more questions but gives few answers. New people come to town, including a mysterious man looking for Josie--but where has the mill owner gone? But the biggest mystery of all may be what has gotten into Donna. In 1990 fans had to wait four months for these answers but Now Peaking listeners find out today, so join us for the full discussion as Season 2 begins!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

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The Warriors - A Podcast Preview

The Warriors was a 1979 gang film that had studio expectations as low as its budget. Yet the film's unique style, iconography, and treatment of gang life found its audience and is a cult hit to this day. Why is that? Does the film hold up nearly 40 years later? And what are the plans for the remake of this movie? Patrons of Now Playing's Podbean Campaign pledging $10 or more can listen now and find out!

You can get this review now and help support Now Playing! It is available with all other Patron exclusive reviews on our Podbean page to Patrons pledging $10 or more.

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The Warriors - For Annual Subscribers

The Warriors was a 1979 gang film that had studio expectations as low as its budget. Yet the film's unique style, iconography, and treatment of gang life found its audience and is a cult hit to this day. Why is that? Does the film hold up nearly 40 years later? And what are the plans for the remake of this movie? Patrons of Now Playing's Podbean Campaign pledging $10 or more can listen now and find out!

NOTE: This listing is for annual subscribers to our show. You can also get this movie review and all other Patron exclusives by supporting us at the $10 level or higher.

Every dollar you donate goes to make this show the best it can be. Thank you for your support and we hope you enjoy the podcast!

Now Peaking Episode 8: The Last Evening - For Annual Subscribers

Still on Thursday, March 2, 1989 in Twin Peaks, WA: Violence erupted. The town has been on edge in the week since Laura Palmer’s body was found. Now everything comes to a head! The Ghostwood Estates plan lights a fire under Catherine--but how is Shelly tied into all this? When Ben goes to celebrate at One Eyed Jacks will he run into his daughter Audrey--the new Queen of Diamonds? Or will he run into Agent Cooper and Ed Hurley, there to find out what role Jaques played in the murder? Most of all--when Twin Peaks comes back for Season 2 will many characters be left alive? It’s an exciting, suspenseful episode that ends with a bang, so join us at Now Peaking to discover it all!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

You can also get this episode and every donation show we've done-- plus a 12 month subscription for all new shows! Details can be found on our Podbean Subscription page.

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Now Peaking Episode 7: Realization Time - For Annual Subscribers 

On Thursday, March 2, 1989 in Twin Peaks, WA: Waldo the bird talks, though some want him silenced. James and Dona convince Maddy to impersonate her dead cousin, but someone is on to their tricks. Speaking of tricks, Catherine finds out some are plotting against her as well. She’s not the only one in danger, though, as a wounded Leo is out for revenge. Pull the trigger--join Now Peaking and find out what it all means!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

You can also get this episode and every donation show we've done-- plus a 12 month subscription for all new shows! Details can be found on our Podbean Subscription page.

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Now Peaking Episode 6: Cooper’s Dreams - For Annual Subscribers 

On Wednesday, March 1, 1989 in Twin Peaks, WA: The Log finally speaks, through Margaret The Log Lady. Does this wood divine the killer’s identity? More clues are discovered in the cabin of Jaques Renault--but what does his partner Leo know? Perhaps Laura’s secrets will be spilled by Bobby in a therapy session with Dr. Jacoby, or uncovered by Audrey who now works the perfume counter at her father’s store. Lay back and join Now Peaking for this and so much more!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

You can also get this episode and every donation show we've done-- plus a 12 month subscription for all new shows! Details can be found on our Podbean Subscription page.

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Silver Bullet

In the 1970s Stephen King gave his version of a vampire tale with 'Salem's Lot.  In the '80s he wrote another classic horror monster story. The novella was called "The Cycle of the Werewolf", but the film was called Silver Bullet.  Does a pre-Lost Boys Corey Haim stand a chance against a rampaging werewolf? And who's scarier, the wolf or Gary Busey? Join the Now Playing hosts to find out!

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Now Peaking Episode 5: The One-Armed Man - For Annual Subscribers 

On Tuesday, February 28th, 1989 in Twin Peaks, WA: Sheriff Truman and Deputy Hawk have found the One Armed Man from Cooper’s dream. Is this shoe salesman the key to finding Laura Palmer’s killer? Or is that secret kept by Waldo, a bird owned by drug smuggling Jaques Renault? Maybe the answers will be found by Audrey Horne and Donna who have teamed up to investigate Laura’s death, starting with the perfume counter at Horne’s Department Store. Take a shot and join Now Peaking Podcast for the rest of the details!

This episode is for annual subscribers to the Now Playing archives. You can get Now Peaking episodes individually, or a Now Peaking season pass, at NowPeakingPodcast.com

You can also get this episode and every donation show we've done-- plus a 12 month subscription for all new shows! Details can be found on our Podbean Subscription page.

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